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Busy Memorial Day Weekend Expected

The first official holiday of the summer tourist looks very good, according to local dock owners.  WJRS Local News talked earlier this week with James Flatt at Alligator Dock 2 and Jeff Padilla at Jamestown Marina.   Both Flatt and Padilla say the docks are full for the weekend, and ...

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Recovery Efforts to Continue Tuesday for Missing Indiana Man

Recovery efforts searching for the body of a 30 year old Indiana man who apparently drowned Saturday will continue Tuesday.    According to Fish and Wildlife Office Wayne Wilson, who is heading the investigation, rescue efforts have been ongoing since the Saturday afternoon incident when the individual reportedly fell off ...

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911 Call Leads to Arrests on Drug Charges

An investigation by members of the Russell County Sheriff’s Department resulted in the arrest Monday of a Russell Springs man and his daughter on drug and endangerment charges. At approximately 2:30 p.m. Deputy Ethan Pike & Deputy Evan Burton responded to 91 Hemlock Drive in Russell Springs after a report ...

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Russell Springs Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident

A Russell Springs man was injured Saturday after the motorcycle he was operating collided with a vehicle he was apparently attempting to pass, according to local police officials.     Russell Springs police officer Jeremy West says Brandon Thomas of Russell Springs was traveling north on highway 127 Saturday afternoon ...

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Recovery Efforts Continue Monday for Indiana Man Who Apparently Drowned

Recovery efforts will resume Monday for the location of an Indiana man who apparently drowned on Lake Cumberland Saturday afternoon.    WJRS News talked with Fish and Wildlife officer Wayne Wilson is heading the investigation.   Wilson spoke to WJRS News Sunday evening about the incident.    For more details, ...

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Two Jamestown Men Arrested on Drug and Other Charges

A complaint of a party at a residence with possible alcohol and drug use involving underage kids resulted in the arrest of two Jamestown men late Friday night. (May 19th) In response to the complaint, Sheriff’s Deputies and Officers went to 159 Pinehurst Circle in Jamestown where, upon knocking on ...

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